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Arizona Wine Festivals

  • Arizona Wine Festival: The event takes place January 25-26 at Heritage Square in Phoenix and features more than 25 Arizona wineries, food trucks, vendors, entertainment and more. Tickets start at $20 and can be purchased online.
  • Arizona Vignerons Alliance Symposium and Grand Tasting: On January 25 at the Farm at South Mountain, participate in educational seminars about Arizona wine, and enjoy a catered lunch and tasting. Tickets range from $50 to $125 and can be purchased online.
  • Off the Vine: Enjoy Arizona wines, local fare, entertainment and more on February 15 at the Steam Pump Ranch in Oro Valley. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online.

'Tis the Season for Bubbly

There are many ways to celebrate the holiday season with champagne.

  • Beckett's Table, Phoenix: Enjoy a glass of Pommery Brut Royal for $20 anytime in December.
  • Omni Montelucia, Scottsdale: On December 18 the monthly Desert to Dish series offers several courses prepared by Executive Chef Marcos Seville paired with champagne in the intimate Chef’s Kitchen. Cost is $175. Call  480-627-3039 for reservations. 
  • House of Tricks, Tempe: On December 19 enjoy sparkling wines from around the world paired with light bites. Cost is $55 and tickets are available online.